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" That day she was dressed in white silk, bordered with pearls of the size of beans, and over it a mantle of black silk, shot with silver threads; her train was very long, the end of it borne by a marchioness; instead of a chain, she had an oblong collar... "
A Journey Into England: In the Year M.D.XC.VIII. - Page 26
by Paul Hentzner, Richard Bentley - 1807 - 58 pages
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Dodsley's Annual Register, Volume 1

Edmund Burke - History - 1795
...hey train was very long, the end of it borne by a marchioness ; in* •stead of a chain she had an oblong- collar of gold and jewels. As she went along...whether foreign ministers, or those who attended for diffèrent roasons, in English, French, an4 Italian ; for, besides being well skilled in Greek, Latin,...
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London; Being an Accurate History and Description of the British ..., Volume 4

David Hughson - London (England) - 1807
...threads; her Irain was very long, the end of it borne by a marchioness ; instead of a chain, she had an oblong collar of gold and jewels. "As she went along...different reasons, in English, French and Italian ; lor, besides being well skilled in Greek, Latin and the languages I have mentioned, she is mistress...
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London; being an accurate history and description of the British ..., Volume 4

David Hughson - London (England) - 1807
...instead of a chain, she had an oblong cullar of gold and jewels. " As she went along in all this ^tate and magnificence, she spoke very graciously, first to one, then to another, whether foreign mini^ters or those who attended for different reasons, in English, J-'rench and Italian ; fot, besides...
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The Beauties of England and Wales, or, Delineations, topographical ..., Volume 7

John Britton, Edward Wedlake Brayley, James Norris Brewer, Joseph Nightingale, John Evans, John Hodgson, Francis Charles Laird, Frederic Shoberl, John Bigland, Thomas Rees, Thomas Hood, John Harris - Architecture - 1808
...threads; her train was very long, the end of it borne by a marchioness : instead of a chain, she had an oblong collar of gold and jewels. As she went along...French, and Italian; for, besides being well skilled m Greek, Latin, and the languages I have mentioned, she i is mistress of Spanish, Scotch, and Dutch:...
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The beauties of England and Wales: or, Delineations ..., Volume 7, Part 1

John Britton, Edward Wedlake Brayley, James Norris Brewer, Frederic Shoberl, Joseph Nightingale, John Hodgson, Francis Charles Laird, John Bigland, John Evans, Thomas Rees - Architecture - 1808
...was very long, the end of it borne lv a marchioness: instead of a chain, she had an oblong collar ot gold and jewels. As she went along in all this state and maguificence, she spoke very graciously, first to one, then to another, whether foreign ministers,...
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The Retrospective Review, and Historical and Antiquarian Magazine, Volume 1

Henry Southern, Sir Nicholas Harris Nicolas - Antiques & Collectibles - 1820
...threads; her train was very long, the end of it borne by a marchioness ; instead of a chain, she had an oblong collar of gold and jewels. As she went along...graciously, first to one, then to another, (whether foreign " We arrived next at the Royal Palace of Greenwich, reported to have been originally built by Humphrey...
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The Retrospective Review

Henry Southern - Books - 1820
...threads ; her train was very long, the end of it borne by a marchioness ; instead of a chain, she had an oblong collar of gold and jewels. As she went along...graciously, first to one, then to another, (whether foreign Probably, rushes. ministers, or those who attend for different reasons) in English, French, and Italian...
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The Progresses and Public Processions of Queen Elizabeth: Among ..., Volume 1

England - 1823 - 602 pages
...Meditations of the Queen of Navarre." * Hentzner, who attended her Court at Greenwich in 1598, attests that " she spoke very graciously, first to one, then to another,...mentioned, she is mistress of Spanish, Scotch, and Dutch." 3 She translated a Play of Euripides and two Orations of Isocrates from Greek into Latin ; and wrote...
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Relics of literature

Reuben Percy - Antiques & Collectibles - 1823 - 400 pages
...threads ; her train was very long, the end of it borne by a marchioness; instead of a chain, she had an oblong collar of gold and jewels. As she went along,...another, (whether foreign ministers, or those who attend for different reasons) in English, French, and Italian ; for, besides being well skilled in...
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Relics of Literature

Reuben Percy - Autographs - 1823 - 400 pages
...spoke very graciously, first to one, then to another, (whether foreign ministers, or those who attend for different reasons) in English, French, and Italian ; for, besides being well skilled in Greek and Latin, and the languages I have mentioned, she is mistress of Spanish, Scotch, and Dutch. Whoever...
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